Hazleton City Authority directors used an electronic bid management program in its first public bid to provide merchants the chance to bid on water utility systems. The Authority secured the grant from Pennsylvania Infrastructure and Investment Authority (PennVEST) since October.
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Programs that focus broadly on strengthening, unifying and building the economic, cultural, educational and social services of a community or neighborhood and improving the quality of life for all. Community Building; Community Capacity Building; Community Development and Improvement; Community Development Block Grants; Healthy Communities Community Economic Development Programs that provide technical assistance and funds to help communities retain and recycle income within the community by investing in the development of local institutions and businesses. Business Growth; Business Loans; Economic Growth; Economic Transformation; Real Estate Organizations; Socioeconomic Development; Technology Transfer; Transfer of Technology; Urban Enterprise Zones
Private nonprofit organizations whose primary purpose is to promote the practice of charitable giving and volunteering or to represent and serve a wide range of philanthropic and charitable institutions.
Capital Campaigns; Fund Raising; Programs that solicit contributions, endowments and other financial support from public and private sources. Fundraising Campaigns; Fundraising Events; Fundraising on the Internet; Online Fundraising; Telemarketing
Programs that provide consultation, training, contractual services and resources for nonprofit organizations that need assistance in researching funding opportunities, developing proposals to obtain outside funding, and/or in the evaluation of existing grants. Grants Administration; Grants Consulting
Programs that focus on promoting the effective functioning of government, public administration and public officials and support or provide services required for the effective functioning of society's infrastructure.
Programs that focus on the development and implementation of public assistance programs. Social Assistance; Social Protection; Social Service; Supplementary Benefits; TANF; Temporary Assistance to Needy Families; Welfare Policy & Reform; Welfare Reform; Welfare to Work Programs; Workfare
Programs that provide gas, electricity, water and sanitary services including hook-up of services and the installation, maintenance and repair of necessary equipment. Electric Generating Plants; Electric Power; Electrification; Energy Generating Resources; Fossil Fuels; Fuel; Gas & Oil; Light Companies; Natural Gas; Nuclear Energy; Propane; Public Utilities; Water & Sewer Services; Water Rights; Waterworks
Programs that provide technical assistance and funds to help communities retain and recycle income within the community by investing in the development of local institutions and businesses. Business Growth; Business Loans; Economic Growth; Economic Transformation; Real Estate Organizations; Socioeconomic Development; Technology Transfer; Transfer of Technology; Urban Enterprise Zones
The boon of social entrepreneurship serves as an inspiration to many to start their own businesses embedded with a social mission. A list of social entrepreneur books will provide inspiration and motivation to follow one’s passions to embark on a social good business venture.